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One Way (2006)

To cover up his infidelities and protect his upcoming marriage, a star advertiser helps free an accused rapist by giving a false alibi and suffers the brutal revenge of the victim.

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Reto Salimbeni

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Reto Salimbeni
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Gustav Adolph Gustav Adolph ... Prison Guard
Til Schweiger ... Eddie Schneider
Anthony Baffoe Anthony Baffoe ... Bailiff
Lauren Lee Smith ... Angelina Sable
Nancy Beatty Nancy Beatty ... Sister Meryl
Sebastien Roberts ... Anthony Birk
Ned Bellamy ... Steve Dorn
Stefanie von Pfetten ... Judy Birk
Gode Benedix Gode Benedix ... Paralegal
Art Hindle ... Russel Birk
Jessica Boehrs ... Privilege Bartender
Jim Boeven ... Anthony's Friend
Sonja Smits ... Linda Birk
Steve Byers ... Ricardo
Mark Clifton Mark Clifton ... Priest
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Storyline

In New York, the competent creative director of Birk Advertising Eddie Shneider is living a successful moment of his professional life and is engaged and has just proposed Judy Birk, the daughter of the owner of the company where he works. Eddie is also a wolf and very successful with many women, and is having an affair with a neighbor of the street where he lives with Judy. When he gets the account of the greatest American airline for his company, he is promoted to partner and he celebrates with his assistant and friend Angelina Sable in a lunch party in a restaurant. After hours, when they are in the garage, Angeline notes that she had forgotten her car keys in the office, and when she returns, she is violently raped by the despicable brother of Judy, Anthony Birk. On the next morning, when Eddie arrives in the garage, he finds the traumatized Angeline on the floor and he takes her to a hospital. He returns to the company and Anthony blackmails Eddie with pictures of his many ... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Official Sites:

Taki Corporation [Japan]

Country:

Germany

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

25 January 2007 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

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Budget:

EUR7,100,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,972,357
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2.35 : 1
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When the general visits Angelina in the battered women's shelter, she sits down on the windowsill. During their conversation, the curtain behind her changes its position, from hanging correctly to hanging askew to hanging correctly again, between shots. See more »

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Performed by Digger (as Digger)
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surprisingly professional for a German production
20 September 2007 | by honigbaerSee all my reviews

I've read several reviews prior to watching the film and I really was afraid I could waste a lot of time with it and although I don't believe too much in reviews I was shocked about how bad they said the film was. However, before I read them I saw the trailer somewhere on the internet and I liked it. That's why I dared watching the movie and was rather pleasantly surprised with it. It's certainly no blockbuster but it's good entertainment and keeps interesting until the end. Especially since I'm German I'm proud of how good a German production can be nowadays compared to Hollywood movies (keep in mind the $7 million budget). Some said they considered the general as ridiculous, but he is a part of Angelina's psyche and I think it's rather obvious that victims of certain brutal crimes develop a psychic illness of some kind to bear with what they have experienced. So the biggest weakness, in my opinion, is the clearly audible German accent of Til Schweiger, but I rather smiled about it and had a good time nonetheless.


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